Jusuf Nurkic starting for Portland on Sunday

Portland Trail Blazers center Jusuf Nurkic is in the starting lineup for Sunday's game against the Miami Heat.

What It Means:

Nurkic (knee) has been upgraded to available and will start against the Heat on Sunday. Our models expect Nurkic to play 22.0 minutes against Miami, and he will be a minutes limit of 25. Enes Kanter will likely move to the bench.

Nurkic's Sunday projection includes 9.0 points, 6.8 rebounds, 2.5 assists, and 24.2 FanDuel points. His salary is $5,600.

Source: Jay Allen